The Inn Castledawson
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Everyone was up and ready to go on time (as the trip has progressed, a couple stragglers have emerged). We arrived at the ferry terminal in plenty of time with about a 2 hour wait ahead. Paddy was apologetic for us being there so early but the rules are that you must be there 2 hours before the boat sets sail, not like in NZ, 1 hour. To pass the time away we went to the terminal cafe for a caramel coffee. Not bad at all. As the ferry pulled out it was time to say good-bye to Ireland. ...
[ Our next stop that day was Belfast, we got some time to explore the local City hall, which was a beautiful building with a number of memorials surrounding it. Later that afternoon we went on a black taxi tour through the city more specifically the areas involved in the troubles. PHOTO_ID_L=city-hall.jpg]
We got to see the murals ...
... decades ago by a family who decided to plant some massive $$$ trees, these now cover the entire road and when full of leaves transform day to night under their shadows.
It is a very impressive sight.
With light almost gone and the weather right on our tails all that was left was to get to Belfast, coming into the city we were greeted with chaos as it was now raining heavily and there had been a couple of crashes. Navigating our way to ...
... after the second time around it is my favourite country to visit in the world. Almost every meal we had I tried to order the beef and Guinness pie. They were just like those yummy casseroles my Nanna used to make when I was younger. The ale was the best we had had since leaving Germany and they always went down smoothly. We saw lots of brilliant landscapes like the giants causeway, the cliffs of moher and in general the gorgeous Irish countryside with ...
... miles in the city,lots is related to the Titanic history,it was built here,so much to absorb..and we had a very good day in Belfast..Tonight after dinner we went to the Crows Nest for departure and long after ,sailing silently out on the glassy calm harbour and on out to sea.. equally calm, we actually need a breeze, as the fog horn is going all the time as it was last night.
Last night we met German people, who were just so special,Christina, the ...